Writing & Editing English, journalism among ‘most useless’ college majors Do you agree with the list, which was compiled by The Daily Beast? By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenApril 25, 2012 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content And yet, many of those investments are completely useless, according to The Daily Beast. The website compiled a list of the 13 most useless majors. Read ’em and weep, fine arts enthusiasts: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.